Accession Number : AD0164804
Title : Pulsating Hydrojet Lavage Device.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Bhaskar,Surindar N. ; Cutright,Duane E. ; Gross,Arthur
Report Date : SEP 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 8
Abstract : The invention described is a pulsating hydrojet lavage device comprising curvilinear manifold means arranged about a longitudinal axis, including fluid inlet means and fluid outlet means, a pump for pumping with pulsating pressure a washing fluid, and supply means for conveying the washing fluid from the pump to the manifold means. The washing fluid may be a mixture of water, detergents and antiseptic liquids. One purpose of the device is to prepare quickly medical personnel for surgical operations.
Descriptors : *Patents, *Surgical supplies, *Irrigation(Medicine), Medical personnel, Medical equipment, Surgery, Hydraulic jets, Pulsation, Therapy
Subject Categories : Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE